Key Officials

Chief Executive: Jane Grant

Chairperson: John Brown

Medical Director: Dr Jennifer Armstrong

The largest healthboard in Scotland, NHS Greater Glasgow & Clyde serves a population of 1.14 million and employs around 39,000 members of staff. There are 35 hospitals in the region and over 300 pharmacies. The Beatson West of Scotland Cancer Centre, which opened in 2008, is situated in the West End of Glasgow.

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